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KLEINHANS, BEERS POWER INTO EARLY CAPE PIONEER TREK LEAD

Late entrants Erik Kleinhans and Matt Beers were rewarded for their spontaneity when they won the opening stage of the 2016 Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race in Mossel Bay, South Africa on Sunday. Competing as Team Full Sus/Topeak Ergon/Red-E, the South African pair sped around the scenic oceanside 13km prologue stage in … Continued

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How to Follow the 2016 Cape Pioneer Trek

The Cape Pioneer Trek kicks off on Sunday the 16th of October at 10:00. The seven day stage race, through the Garden Route and Klein Karoo region of the Western Cape, starts with a 13km prologue along the cliff-top trails and urban paths of Mossel Bay. It concludes on Saturday the 22nd of October with … Continued

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Cape Pioneer Trek 2016 Prologue Start Schedule

 The Cape Pioneer Trek kicks off on Sunday the 16th of October at 10:00. The seven day stage race, through the Garden Route and Klein Karoo region of the Western Cape, starts with a 13km prologue along the cliff-top trails and urban paths of Mossel Bay. Riders will race the clock to determine who will … Continued

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CAPE PIONEER TREK 2016 SEEDING START TIMES
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Smile Foundation Announced as Dryland Event Management’s Charity Partner

Dryland Event Management and the Smile Foundation have joined forces to put the smile back onto children’s faces with free corrective facial reconstructive surgery and treatments. Dryland Event Management is South Africa’s premier mountain bike and trail running events management company. The Smile Foundation has been selected by Dryland Event Management as their charity of … Continued

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SHORTER, SHARPER 2016 CAPE PIONEER TREK ROUTE REVEALED

The route for the eighth Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race has been revealed and it’s shorter than any of the previous editions. This is in line with an ongoing quest by the organisers to offer quality over quantity and a more rewarding racing experience. The seven-day race, from 16–22 October, once again … Continued

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OLI’S TWEETS #REDSTONEREWARD 2015

The final stage of the 2015 #RacewithSoul is a 68km “dash” from Calitzdorp to Oudstoorn #RedstoneReward T-5min: 1 Stage to go, riders have a mere 66km from completing the 2015 #RacewithSoul #RedstoneReward #savoureverymoment. Thank you Calitzdorp … We’re booking out of here, see you next year #RedstoneReward Chance of getting dropped in the neutral zone, … Continued

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OLI’S TWEETS #SWARTBERGSHOWDOWN 2015

T-1hr until riders tackles the Swartberg for a 2nd time in the #SwartbergSequel. #Anotherdayanotherclimbonthepioneer. An exciting development for today’s #SwartbergSequel … A prize purse of R25k has been raised for 1st man & women to reach the summit! Prize money will be awarded to 3rd for those who reach the Swartberg summit, 17km into the … Continued

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BEUKES, HEYNS SECURE DOMINANT CAPE PIONEER TREK VICTORY

The seventh edition of the Cape Pioneer Trek international mountain bike stage race ended on Saturday with South Africans Matthys Beukes and Gert Heyns of SCOTT Factory Racing LCB 1 claiming the overall victory. Switzerland’s Esther Suss and Great Britain’s Catherine Williamson of Sasol Racing claimed the women’s title. Beukes and Heyns won a total … Continued